Rapid Recap: Avalanche 5, Ducks 2
The Colorado Avalanche defeat the Anaheim Ducks in the first of three meetings between the two teams this season.
Anaheim's Sonny Milano opened the scoring with a goal over a downed Darcy Kuemper due to a missing skate blade, this is the second game in a row Kuemper has lost a blade.
Avalanche respond with five goals by Cale Makar, Alex Newhook, Nicolas Aube-Kubel, Nazem Kadri and Valeri Nichushkin.
Anaheim finished up the scoring with another goal from Milano. Milano's goals bookended the scoring for the game.
With tonight's win, Colorado has won a season-high six straight games, which is the longest active streak in the NHL.